The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with its Organization ; The Crustacea, Arachnides and Insecta by P. A. Latreille. ; Translated from the French with Notes and Additions by H. M'Murtrie, M. D. : : Four Volumes with Plates

By: Cuvier, Baron and P. A. Latreille; H. M'Murtrie, M. D. (translation)

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8vo 8" - 9" tall; 4 volumes, complete. Handsome in period full, speckled calf bindings, Morocco title labels to spines, tooled with gilt lettering. All 4 volumes soundly bound with boards securely attached. Front endpages of volume one detached and missing, with first page being the title. Remaining volumes with full complement of endsheets at front and rear. All engraved plates present. Text pages generally clean and bright with only light scattered toning and occasional foxing. Some minur surface scarring to the calf boards. Title label for Vol II is missing and that of Vol I has a small chip missing to the lower edge. Spines a bit darkeneed with some quite mild surface crazing to the spines of two of the four volumes. Xxxiii, 448, (1) pp; 4 plates. Xv, 475 pp. ; 10 plates. Xx, 575 pp. , 3 plates. Xii, 545, (1) pp. , 3 plates. Solid set in period speckled calf. 1st edition of this translation. VG. ... Oversize set may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping.

Title: The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with its Organization ; The Crustacea, Arachnides and Insecta by P. A. Latreille. ; Translated from the French with Notes and Additions by H. M'Murtrie, M. D. : : Four Volumes with Plates

Author Name: Cuvier, Baron and P. A. Latreille; H. M'Murtrie, M. D. (translation)

Categories: Biology, Sciences, Science, History of,

Edition: First Edition Thus

Publisher: New York, G. & C. & H. Carvill: 1831

Binding: Full leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 22342